Jordan Knudson, 36, of Holton, is being charged with murder, a Level 1 felony, in the shooting death of his former girlfriend, Kristina “Krissy” Jones, 36, at the home of Rodney McEvoy Holton. Knudson's initial court appearance was Monday, March 29, in Versailles, where a plea of not guilty was entered with bond set at $2 million cash.

Jordan Knudson was scheduled to stand trial for the murder on Sept. 14, 2021. However, a new trial date has been scheduled for Jan. 24, 2022 with Jury selection beginning Jan. 22.